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Kraft Foods Inc. to Join the NASDAQ-100 Index Beginning July 23, 2012

NEW YORK, July 13, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kraft Foods Inc. (Nasdaq: KFT) will become a component of the NASDAQ-100 Index® (Nasdaq:NDX), the NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index (Nasdaq:NDXE) and the NASDAQ-100 Ex-Tech Sector Index prior to market open on Monday, July 23, 2012. Kraft Foods Inc. will replace Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP).

Kraft Foods Inc. is headquartered in Northfield, Illinois, and has a market capitalization of approximately $69.1 billion. For more information about the company, go to www.kraftfoodscompany.com.

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